VCU Health System's Operating Room is seeking a full time Surgical Technologist. The Surgical Technologist (operating room scrub technician) sets up sterile field, gathers supplies for surgical cases, based on knowledge of instruments and equipment to be used. May pass instruments to surgeons. Performs count procedures per policy during surgical cases. Functions under the direct supervision of an RN circulator
Must achieve CST within 24 months of hire
0-2 years experience as a surgical technologist
High School Diploma or equivalent
Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology Program or military training program
Current AHA,BLS,HCP Certification
Experience working in an acute care setting as a nursing assistant or aide, if no surgical technologist experience
Surgical Technologist certification
Minimum of two (2) years experience as a Surgical Technologist
Selected applicants will be slotted into appropriate levels for this position based on their experience and qualifications.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.